Job Summary:

WLNE-TV/ABC6 has an immediate opportunity for a full-time newscast Producer in beautiful Rhode Island. The ideal candidate will be a creative and energetic producer, who has the ability to juggle breaking and daily news. We are looking for a strong writer, who takes ownership of their newscast and understands relevant news content and viewer benefit.

Responsible for:

  • Coordinate daily with the rest of the news and production teams to create the highest quality content and to present that content in creative ways.
  • Works closely with reporters and photographers to coordinate coverage, stories, video and live shots for the newscasts.
  • Writes scripts for their newscasts and creates a strong newscast rundown to ensure all newscast content is presented in a way that best benefits the viewers.
  • During the newscast, the producer must time out the newscast and communicate closely with the directors, anchors and field crews, particularly as adjustments are made.
  • The producer must have excellent time management skills.
  • The producer also helps write for ABC6’s digital platforms and assists other producers with their newscasts as needed.

This is an excellent opportunity to live and work in the gorgeous Ocean State! We have miles and miles of gorgeous beaches. Providence has an exploding arts scene and endless food options.

Standard Media Group-SMG is an innovative media company serving our communities through breaking news, impactful investigative reporting, and innovative multi-screen marketing services.

Please email resume, cover letter and links of your most creative works (stating referring source) to:

Please denote how you became aware of this position in your response.

No phone calls please. WLNE Providence Operations, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.


10 Orms Street

Providence, RI 02904

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